Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Symposium

The A.T. Still Research Institute would like to thank everyone who participated in the 12th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Symposium this past Saturday! Our event coordinators, presenters, judges, room moderators, keynote speakers, and audience made the event a great success! Award winners are as follows:

Best undergraduate research - Ian McCluskey, Truman State University, Kirksville, MO.

Neil Sargentini memorial award for best graduate research - Taurin Hughes, A.T. Still University, Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Best graduate research presentation in clinical and/or educational research - Tie! Rachel Visconti, A.T. Still University School of Osteopathic Medicine in Arizona, and Savannah Johnson, A.T. Still University, Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Best resident research - Jazmine Nesvik, Northeast Regional Medical Center, Kirksville, MO.

Best faculty research - Ebony Whisenant, A.T. Still University School of Osteopathic Medicine in Arizona.

Best overall research - Mackenzie Lesh, Northeast Regional Medical Center, Kirksville, MO.

If you missed the 12th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Symposium, you can watch it on YouTube!


The Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Symposium (IBRS) is an annual no-cost event hosted by the A.T. Still Research Institute of the A.T. Still University of Health Sciences (ATSU). The event gives students, residents, faculty, and regional researchers the opportunity to present their current biomedical research and provides a foundation for promoting collaborative biomedical research with the Institute. The IBRS consists of oral presentations, poster presentations, and a keynote address.

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